Market News

What’s Fresh at Hastings Park – Nov 13

What’s in Season

acorn squash, apples, beets, bell peppers, broccoli, brussels sprouts, butternut squash, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celeriac,  chanterelle mushrooms, chard, corn, delicata squash, endive, fennel, garlic, hazelnuts, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, napa cabbage, nettles, onions, parsnips, potatoes, pears, pumpkin, quince, rutabaga, salad mix, shallots, spinach, sunchokes, strawberries, turnips, tomatoes, watercress, winter squash, zucchini

New this Week

NEW vendors available this week – find them *exclusively* at Hastings Park 

Cheeses Crust GeorelsLita’s Mexican FoodsSteel & Oak Brewing Tempea Natural FoodsThe SmallflowerWayward Distillation House

Don’t Miss

Are you a regular Hastings Park shopper? Pickup your Hastings Shopper Card at our Information Booth and enjoy some great perks including:

  • Free Market Money transactions ($2 value)
  • Free “bunch” item after 5th visit*
  • Free “basket” or “bag” item after 10th visit*
  • Free “jar” item after 15th visit*

It’s free to join, just sign up for our weekly newsletter!

*all free items valued at a maximum of $3. Shopper card is available at Hastings Park only.

Contest Alert

ENTER our Instagram contest & get a chance to win a limited edition market shopping tote with graphics by local designer, Jane Koo.   Find a recipe at the market or on our site.  Make the recipe & snap a shot, tagging it on Instagram with #LFGFrecipes. You’ll be automatically entered to win!  We’ll give away one prize a week in November so get cooking.  For all the recipes and more information on the program, visit: http://www.eatlocal.org/local-food-global-flavours

Help Spread the Word!

Love the market? Tell your friends and family about Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market to help this new market grow. Share our Facebook page & tag your photos @vanmarkets #HastingsParkWFM.

Be a Market Champion! Get a Hastings Park lawn sign and let your neighbours know where to find the freshest in local produce, all within a few minutes of their home. Pickup your lawn sign at the Info Booth this week!

We’re looking for volunteers to help poster and leaflet before the market opens as well as weekly Market Hosts. Email gabrielle@eatlocal.org if you’re available to help out this winter season.

See you at the market!


Get a complete list of this week’s Hastings Park vendors here.

Find more information on the Hastings Park location here